Simplicity, tranquillity and calm were design qualities the nuns most strongly valued. The architects felt an orthogonal plan would be most successful, providing restful vistas and axes, with a courtyard as the central focus.
Foundation Myths at York Art Gallery – Art by former FAT architect Charles Holland. Previously he worked with artist Grayson Perry on architectural ceramics specialist, Darwen Terracotta and Faience on the House for Essex,
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Design: Jestico + Whiles, Architects
Unanimous planning consent received for this development. The former industrial site in the Holbeck Urban Village, a Conservation Area featuring several listed buildings, borders the Leeds-Liverpool canal.